NJ Employer PATIENT ACCESS ASSOCIATE-PD in Jersey City, New Jersey

PATIENT ACCESS ASSOCIATE-PD Job Number: REQ32210-POS45289Category: Billing/Collections/RegistrationLocation: Jersey City, NJ You are in demand everywhere...but it pays to come here! If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives to advance care, you ll find your match at Jersey City Medical Center. Our not-for-profit hospital, a proud member of Barnabas Health, has been honored time and again for our strides in patient care and safety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care. As our status and patient volume continue to grow, we are adding talent to our organization Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 times the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital, awarded Magnet Recognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News and World Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey City Medical Center is also ideally located in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlooking the harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty. DESCRIPTION: Register patient seeking services in the hospital for outpatient, emergency room & inpatient treatment in friendly, accurate, timely manner. Secures patients accounts by obtaining appropriate demographic, insurance and medical information and enters into the STAR system. Strives to minimize patient wait time prior to patient arrival to the treatment area improving customer satisfaction as it relates to the registration process and general communications. Performs all duties in a manner in which promotes team concepts and reflects Barnabas Health philosophy. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma. Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently. Prior health care background and knowledge preferred. Office procedures, typing and word processing (minimum of 25 wpm), data entry, customer relations, office machinery, medical terminology preferred. Scheduling experience and basic knowledge of coding, billing and insurance preferred. CLOSING: Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.Equal Employment Opportunity.